Bank of Lithuania

Obverse

The obverse of the coin features a stylised Vytis, surrounded by the inscription LIETUVA (LITHUANIA), denomination (2 litas), and the mintmark of the Lithuanian Mint.

Reverse

The reverse of the coin features an image of a pond turtle (Lith. balinis vėžlys) – an animal included in the Red Book of Lithuania. The turtle is surrounded by the inscriptions BALINIS VĖŽLYS (POND TURTLE), Emys orbicularis, the denomination (50 litas) and the mark of the designer (GK).

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Denomination: LTL 50
Composition: silver Ag 925
Diameter: 38.61 mm
Weight: 28.28 g
Quality: PROOF
Coin type: commemorative

Designed by Gediminas Karalius

On the edge of the coin: LIETUVOS GAMTA (LITHUANIAN NATURE)
Release date: 2012
Mintage: 3,000 pcs
Series: Lithuanian Nature
Minted at the Lithuanian Mint


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Last update: 31-12-2021